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Address: Savannah, GA
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City square named for the Revolutionary war hero General Nathanael Greene.

City square named for the Revolutionary war hero General Nathanael Greene.

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A Historcal Square

Laid out in 1799, this square is dedicated to General Nathaniel Greene, an important member of General Washington's staff during the Revolutionary War. Greene was given an estate... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 February 2016
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Alexandria, VA
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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

The buildings that surround this small park are stunning in appearance. If you go, take your camera.

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Alexandria, VA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

Laid out in 1799, this square is dedicated to General Nathaniel Greene, an important member of General Washington's staff during the Revolutionary War. Greene was given an estate 14 miles upriver (Mulberry Grove) where he settled after the war. He is actually buried in Johnson Square. Green Square was once the center of the city's African American community and home... More 

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Yankee in the south
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

The namesake for this square can found honored throughout the South. General Greene was fascinating figure. This is a lovely place to rest in the shade and take in the historic surroundings.

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Gainesville, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

We needed a break and stopped to rest for a bit here. There is no spanish moss in the trees!!! Evidently Green hated spanish moss and they remove it just for his burial area. Anyway, it is a quiet, shaded, and mostly quiet area. It's a good place to think.

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Mountain View, Arkansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2011

On the west side of Greene Square is the Second African Baptist Church, which is where Sherman made his famous "forty acres and a mule" promise to the newly freed slaves. On the south side of the square is a Blessingdale Thrift Store. It was an interesting place to browse through for my wife and me as we took a... More 

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